Carpet Protection Film is manufactured from a tough non-flame retardant polythene film. Coated with a special low tack adhesive back designed to protect carpets on a temporary basis without creating a trip hazard.
Ockwells Carpet Protection film can be safety used on steps and stairs to avoid trip hazards unlike the traditional method of using dust sheets.
Ockwells Heavy Duty Self Adhesive Carpet Protection Film should only be used to protect carpet for up to 4 weeks.
Before using this product, the purchaser and or user must determine the suitability of this product for its intended use.
The purchaser and or user assumes all risk and liability in connection with this product. Because there are many variations in carpet fibers and installation methods, the purchaser and or user should test the suitability of the carpet protection film in an unexposed area. Leave carpet protection film down for 24 to 48 hours, inspecting for adhesion and appearance.
Carpet protection film is for temporary protection of carpet for up to 4 weeks. Carpet protection film is for carpeted surfaces only.
Do not apply to wet or damp carpet. All carpets that are to be protected with carpet protection film should be clean and free from dust, dirt and excessive loose fibres.
Newly installed carpet should be allowed to ventilate for at least 24 hours.
Carpet protection film is not recommended for oriental or antique carpets. For use on looped or wool carpets, cover entire carpet, do not use as a runner. All loose rugs and doormats should be removed from carpeted areas prior to carpet protection film being applied. Where smooth nosings or carpet plates are used they should first be lined with Ockwells Easi-peel (easy tear) tape before covering over with carpet film.
If carpet protection film is to be exposed to temperatures over 95ºF, direct sunlight or outdoor exposure, the product should be inspected every 3 days and replaced as needed. In extremely heavy traffic conditions the carpet film should be inspected every 3 days and replaced as needed.
Application Instructions We recommend that a carpet film dispenser is used for ease of application and to ensure that the film is left smooth and crease free.
Applicators are available in 600mm, 900mm and 1200mm wide.
To apply; remove the protective wrap, locate the start of the film,
Unwind about 300mm of the carpet protection film and place on the carpet adhesive side down. Apply slight pressure over top of the film while unwinding in the direction you wish to apply.
Roll out to desired length and then cut with a sharp knife.